Happy Birthday, Bull – Longest Bull Market
Sam Stovall speaks with Ken Leon on the Bull market. Is it the longest and will it continue in 2019?
Understanding Asset Flows in the Mutual Funds Industry
Cathy Seifert speaks with Todd Rosenbluth on stock performance and secular changes in the mutual fund industry, and the pressures they face.
Keys to target date success
American Funds Target Date Retirement Series® has posted strong results over its relatively brief history. Ralph Haberli, head of institutional retirement at Capital Group, details the likely reasons behind the series’ success. Learn more about American Funds Target Date Retirement Series.
American Funds: An Exception to the Accepted “Rule”
Seventeen equity-focused American Funds have generated index-beating results over their lifetimes. See the results here. View Expense ratios and returns here
Five American Funds that beat the first index fund's lifetime results
See how five U.S. equity-focused American Funds outpaced the lifetime results of the first index fund, the Vanguard 500 Index.
Asset Types for Investing, A Primer (Equity, Bonds, ETFs, MFs)
Todd Rosenbluth, head of ETF and Mutual Fund Research with CFRA speaks with Lindsey Bell, Investment Strategist, on what drives ETFs and mutual funds and the importance of understanding the stocks and bonds inside.
Dividends and Total Returns
CFRA equity research analytst Matthew Miller discusses the outlook for dividends: will they grow or shrink, and what investors need to know.
Key Statistics & Ratios for Evaluating a Stock
CFRA equity research analytst Matthew Miller discusses key statistics and ratios for evaluating a stock, and what investors should consider.
No end in sight for the semiconductor revolution
Semicondustors are the engines driving many of today's life-changing technologies. Investment analyst Isaac Sudit offers his outlook for this essential industry.
Ready and Able to Exploit Equity Volatility
Recent volatility in equity markets has certainly increased anxieties for many investors. But we believe in being prepared and ready to exploit volatility—to position a portfolio for what will drive excess performance over the next three to five years. From Beta to Alpha: Why It Will Pay to Be the Last Active Investor Standing